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Identification Process

To begin with we must understand what you are competing for and the statistics and numbers of student athelets. Below are some recent statistics from the NCAA.

NCAA College Participation Statistics

Players:

Men’s Soccer:

354,587 High School Soccer Players

18,835 NCAA Soccer Players

Women’s Soccer:

316,104 High School Soccer Players

19,871 NCAA Soccer Players NCAA

Teams:

Number of NCAA Men’s Soccer:

D1 198

D2 160

D3 381

Number of NCAA Women’s Soccer:

D1 301

D2 208

D3 406

NCAA Scholarships:

NCAA Men’s Soccer:

D1 9.9

D2 9.0

D3 --

NCAA Women’s Soccer:

D1 14.0

D2 9.9

D3 --

Now that we have an idea of how many student athletes are competing for so few scholorships we are ready to take our first step. The first step is to identify and create a list of schools that you may be interested in attending. The number of schools will vary from player to player but should not exceed more than 50 schools to begin with. Below are the links to the majority of soccer conferences in the NCAA I, II, III, NAIA along with a list of Arizona Colleges and Universities. 

NCAA DIV1 NCAA DIV2 NCAA DIV3
America East Conference California Collegiate Athletic Association  Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference
Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Soccer Carolinas Virginia Athletic Conference American Southwest Conference
Atlantic Soccer Conference Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference Atlantic Women’s Colleges Conference
Atlantic Sun Conference Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Capital Athletic Conference
Atlantic 10 Eastern College Athletic Conference Centennial Conference
Big East Conference Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference City University of New York Athletic Conference
Big Sky Conference Great Lakes Valley Conference College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin 
Big South Conference Great Northwest Athletic Conference Commonwealth Coast Conference
Big Ten Conference Gulf South Conference Eastern College Athletic Conference
Big 12 Conference Heartland Conference Empire 8 Conference
Big West Conference Lone Star Conference Great Northeast Athletic Conference
Colonial Athletic Association Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association Great South Athletic Conference
Conference USA New York Collegiate Athletic Conference Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference
Eastern College Athletic Conference North Central Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Horizon League Northeast 10 Conference Lake Michigan Conference
Ivy League Soccer Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Liberty League
Mid-American Conference Peach Belt Conference Little East Conference
Mid-Continent Conference Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Massachusetts State College Athletic Association
Missouri Valley Conference Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association
Mountain Pacific Sports Federation South Atlantic Conference Middle Atlantic Corporation
Mountain West Conference Sunshine State Conference Midwest Conference
Northeast Conference West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Old Dominion Athletic Conference   New England Small College Athletic Conference
Ohio Valley Conference   New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference
Pac 10 Conference   New Jersey Athletic Conference
Patriot League   New York State Women’s Collegiate Athletic Association
Philadelphia Big 5Southeastern Conference   North Atlantic Conference
Southern Conference   North Coast Athletic Conference
Southland Conference   Northern Athletic Conference 
Southwestern Athletic Conference   Northwest Conference
Sun Belt Conference   Ohio Athletic Conference
West Coast Conference   Old Dominion Athletic Conference
Western Athletic Conference   Pennsylvania Athletic Conference
    President’s Athletic Conference
    St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
    Skyline Conference
    Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
    Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference
    State University of New York Athletic Conference
    University Athletic Association
    USA South Athletic Conference
    Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

 

NAIA (NAIA by conference)  
American Mideast Conference Heart of America Athletic Conference
American Midwest Conderence Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference
Appalachian Athletic Conference Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Association of Independent Institutions Mid-South Conference
California Pacific Conference Midlands Collegiate Athletic Conference
Cascade Collegiate Conference Midwest Collegiate Conference
Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Red River Athletic Congerence
Crossroads League Sooner Athletic Conference
Frontier Conference Southern States Athletic Conference
Golden State Athletic Conference The Sun Conference
Great Plains Athletic Conference TranSouth Athletic Conference
Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference 

 

ARIZONA UNIVERSITIES & COLLEGES (4 YEAR)
  MENS PROGRAM   WOMENS PROGRAM
Institution Information Coach   Information Coach
Arizona State University       Program Website Kevin Boyd
480-965-1715
Grand Canyon University Program Website

Petar Draksin
602-639-6044

  Program Website Steve Gill
602-639-6844
Northern Arizona University  

 

  Program Website Andre Luciano
928-523-2021
University of Arizona  

 

  Program Website Lisa Oyen
520-621-6879
 
ARIZONA COLLEGES (2 YEAR)
  MENS PROGRAM   WOMENS PROGRAM
Institution  Information Coach   Information Coach
Chandler-Gilbert CC

Program Website

Jonathan Berzins
480-688-4341

  Program Website Jonathan Berzins
480-688-4341
Estrella Mountain CC Program Website

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  Program Website CoachEmail
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GateWay CC Program Website

Greg Johnson
602-286-8214

  Program Website Greg Johnson
602-286-8214
Glendale CC Program Website

Daniel Littlefield
623-845-3040

  Program Website Omid Aziminejad
623-845-3040
Mesa CC Program Website

Andrew Guarneri
480-461-7232

  Program Website Andrew Guarneri
480-461-7232
Mohave CC Program Website

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  Program Website CoachEmail
CoachPhone
Northland Pioneer College Program Website

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  Program Website CoachEmail
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Paradise Valley CC Program Website

Boris Teoharevic
602-787-7173

  Program Website Kacey Bingham
602-787-7189
Phoenix College Program Website

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NA

  Program Website NA
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Pima CC Program Website

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  Program Website CoachEmail
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Prescott College Program Website

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  Program Website CoachEmail
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Rio Salado CC Program Website

CoachEmail
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  Program Website CoachEmail
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Scottsdale CC Program Website

Shawn Harrel
480-423-6285

  Program Website Brian Thames
480-423-6285
Yavapai College Program Website

Michael Pantalione
928-776-2242